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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-49925A

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

An Iron Age silver unit of the Belgae (Southern), 60- 45 BC. Mossop Helmet type, Obverse: A crested helmet left. Reverse: Horse left, with boar below, sun flanked by annulet and saltire above, crescent and saltire in front. ABC no. 854. BMC no. 609.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: IRON AGE
Period from: IRON AGE
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 60 BC
Date to: Circa 45 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.12 g
Diameter: 16.2 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Wil Partridge
Identified by: Mr Wil Partridge

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5571

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)


Denomination: Unit (silver)
Tribe: Belgae
British Museum Catalogue type: 609x
Ancient British Coins (ABC): 854
Obverse description: Crested bust left
Reverse description: Horse left. Sun flanked by annulet and saltire above. Crescent and saltire in front. Boar below.
Die axis measurement: 8 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Urchfont (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0457
Four figure Latitude: 51.31209995
Four figure longitude: -1.94399634
1:25K map: SU0457
1:10K map: SU05NW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Created: 6 days ago
Updated: 6 days ago

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